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Candied Sweet Potatoes

Course Side Dishes
Cuisine American
Keyword brown sugar, Candied Sweet Potatoes, comfort food, comfort foods, dessert, ground cinnamon, Ground Nutmeg, salted butter, sweet potatoes, vanilla extract
Prep Time 20 minutes
Cook Time 1 hour
Total Time 1 hour 20 minutes
Servings 12 servings

Ingredients

  • 1/2 Cup Prairie Farms Salted Butter
  • 6 Sweet Potatoes large, peeled and sliced
  • 1 1/2 Cup brown sugar
  • 1 tsp ground cinnamon
  • 1 Tsp ground nutmeg
  • 1 Tbsp vanilla extract

Instructions

  • Melt butter in a heavy skillet and add sliced sweet potatoes.
  • Mix sugar, cinnamon, and nutmeg. Cover sweet potatoes with sugar mixture and stir. Cover skillet, reduce heat to low and cook for about 1 hour or until potatoes are candied. They should be tender but a little hard around the edges. Also sauce will turn dark. You will need to stir occasionally during cooking. Stir in vanilla just before serving. Serve hot.